BOLO for Brown marmorated stink bug

News Release from the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation, and Forestry:
AUGUSTA – Entomologists at the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry (DACF) are seeking public assistance locating the brown marmorated sting bug (BMSB). Recent posts to the DACF’s Maine Bug Watch Facebook page have state officials interested in the prevalence of the BMSB in Maine. The bug is a major agricultural pest in other states and has caused severe economic damage to a number of crops in the mid-Atlantic states.

Full release available here.

Post your observations of brown marmorated stink bug to the Vital Signs database to share them with DACF.